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April 15th, 2015

Nadal v Isner, Federer v Monfils Headline Blockbuster Thursday In Monte Carlo

A bunch of big-time matches line the Thursday Monte Carlo schedule.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 6:42 pm in Monte Carlo | 192 Comments »

April 15th, 2015

With A New Racquet, Rafael Nadal Began His Clay Campaign By Playing What He Called His Best Match Of The Year

Rafael Nadal is very happy to be back on clay!

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 10:57 am in Monte Carlo | 23 Comments »

April 15th, 2015

Novak Djokovic Jokes He Doesn’t Miss Playing Rafael Nadal

Novak Djokovic doesn’t mind not playing Rafael Nadal.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 10:34 am in Monte Carlo | 5 Comments »

April 14th, 2015

Nadal, Federer On Tap Wednesday In Monte Carlo; Djokovic Dominates In Opener

Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer open their clay seasons Wednesday.

Posted by Staff @ 5:55 pm in Monte Carlo | 34 Comments »

April 14th, 2015

8-Time Monte Carlo Champion Rafael Nadal Says He’s Not The Favorite To Win Anything

Rafael Nadal downplays his chances to win in Monte Carlo this week.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 11:18 am in Monte Carlo | 52 Comments »

April 13th, 2015

Novak Djokovic Opens Clay Campaign Tuesday In Monte Carlo; Gulbis Wins One Game

Novak Djokovic opens his 2015 clay season Tuesday in Monte Carlo. Will a French Open title be waiting at the end of it?

Posted by Staff @ 11:00 pm in Monte Carlo | 19 Comments »

April 13th, 2015

Roger Federer: I’ve Done The Right Things To Prepare For This Clay Season

Roger Federer is ready for the clay season.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 9:51 am in Clay Season, Monte Carlo | 9 Comments »

April 13th, 2015

Peaking Novak Djokovic Passes Rafael Nadal In Weeks At No. 1, Is The Goal To Reach Roger?

Novak Djokovic has spent more time at No. 1 than Rafael Nadal.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 9:33 am in Monte Carlo, Rankings | 59 Comments »

April 11th, 2015

Monte Carlo Draw Preview: Can Nadal Get Back On Track Or Is Djokovic Just Too Good Right Now?

Who’ll win the Monte Carlo Open? Novak and Rafa could meet in the semifinals!

Posted by Sean Randall @ 11:02 am in Monte Carlo | 134 Comments »

April 10th, 2015

Short On Confidence, Rafael Nadal Begins Clay Campaign In Monte Carlo [Video]

Rafael Nadal is ready for the clay season.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 9:44 am in Monte Carlo | 18 Comments »

April 9th, 2015

Del Potro Withdraws From Monte Carlo; Kyrgios, Gasquet Also Out

Juan Martin del Potro won’t be playing Monte Carlo next week.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 10:10 am in Monte Carlo | 12 Comments »

April 20th, 2014

Bryans, Vekic Claim Tennis Titles; Fed Cup Shockers

The French send the U.S. out of the World Group I for 2015 behind singles wins by France’s Caroline Garcia over Sloane Stephens and Madison Keys, and Garcia winning the doubles with veteran Virginie Razzano over the doubles-challenged Keys/Stephens. France was 1-12 against the U.S. entering the tie.

Posted by Staff @ 9:11 pm in Fed Cup, Monte Carlo, Tennis | 6 Comments »

April 20th, 2014

Stanislas Wawrinka: It’s Amazing And It’s Special To Win My First Masters 1000

Stanislas Wawrinka showed he’s a force this season.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 2:12 pm in Monte Carlo | 63 Comments »

April 20th, 2014

Roger Federer: Of Course I’m Happy For Stan, He Was Tougher In The End And Deserved It

Roger Federer wasn’t too disappointed after losing a tough three setter to good friend Stanislas Wawrinka today in the Monte Carlo final.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 2:04 pm in Monte Carlo | 38 Comments »

April 19th, 2014

Novak Djokovic: The Good Thing Is I Don’t Need Wrist Surgery, But I Don’t When I Can Play Tennis Again

Novak Djokovic sounds hopeful his wrist injury isn’t serious.

Posted by Staff @ 4:48 pm in Monte Carlo | 18 Comments »